Germany closed to within a win of a place at Brazil 2014 after a 3-0 FIFA World Cup qualifying win over the Faroe Islands. Arsenal duo Per Mertesacker and Mesut Ozil scored while Thomas Muller completed the routine victory.
Half-time substitute Andrey Finonchenko won the penalty from which Kairat Nurdauletov scored Kazakhstan’s equaliser before securing the hosts a 2-1 win over Faore Islands – their first in the Brazil 2014 preliminaries.
Mesut Ozil claimed a double during Germany's 3-0 victory over Faroe Islands, who had in-form goalkeeper Gunnar Nielsen to thank for keeping the score respectable.
Three first-half goals saw an experimental Scotland side cruise to a 3-0 friendly win over the Faroe Islands as three players scored their first international goals.
Faroe Islands coach Brian Kerr has given goalkeeper Gunnar Nielsen a timely boost as he prepares to help Manchester City secure a top-four place.